Vice Chairman of the Binh Dinh Provincial People’s Committee Nguyen Tuan Thanh has said that a working delegation of medical staff will head to the central city of Da Nang on August 6 to help it fight COVID-19.
Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc on March 25 sent a letter to staff of the health care sector lauding their contributions to the prevention and control of the COVID-19 pandemic.
Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc visited medical staff at Dong Nai General Hospital in the southern province of Dong Nai on May 6.
The second national scientific conference on medical education, themed “Clinical Teaching to Transform Healthcare Professionals”, took place in Hue city, the central province of Thua Thien-Hue on December 1.
A training course on hospital quality management opened for more than 100 medical staff in the Central Highlands province of Lam Dong on May 2 as part of the second phase of a health care project being carried out in the region.
Deputy Prime Minister Vu Duc Dam has urged the health sector to continue striving to care for people’s health as this is always among the top priorities in action programmes of the Party and the Government.
Public hospitals in Ho Chi Minh City will be allowed to employ doctors and other health staff members without the city’s household registration book starting in November, helping them solve a shortage of medical staff, according to the city Department of Health.
The Hungarian government will assist the Mekong Delta city of Can Tho in building a new Can Tho Oncology Hospital and establishing an oncology training centre for the Mekong Delta region in the near future.
VOV.VN -It has been unveiled that construction of the 1,000-bed Ho Chi Minh City Paediatrics Hospital, the city’s third children’s hospital, is on track with the grand opening set to be held later this year.
National Assembly Vice Chairwoman Tong Thi Phong has expressed her wish that the World Health Organisation would work closely with Vietnam to control diseases, improve public health care, especially at the grassroots level, and train medical staff.
The Mekong Delta region is facing a serious shortage of medical staff in five rare specialities including tuberculosis, leprosy, psychiatry, surgery and forensic science, according to the Can Tho University of Medicine and Pharmacy at a seminar held in Can Tho city on August 15.
Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc on June 13 received a delegation of doctors and students from the US’s Mercer University who is in Vietnam to provide the Vietnamese with prosthetic legs and health check-ups for free.
VOV.VN - Orbis International’s flying eye hospital – a fully equipped, state-of-the-art hospital built inside a former military airplane – announced on May 12 it will soon conduct training courses for doctors and nurses in Can Tho City.
A great song should lift your heart, warm your soul and make you feel good. Aware of this fact, artists have joined hands to organise musical performances at hospitals.
Tens of thousands of patients have had their lives saved in the last 23 years by doctors at the Ho Chi Minh City Heart Institute.
The Health Ministry evaluated the effectiveness of a five-year manpower improvement project at a conference held in Hanoi on July 1.
The southern metropolis Ho Chi Minh City has issued a Plan of Action as prep against the Middle East Respiratory Syndrome Coronavirus (MERS-CoV) threat.
A project run by the Australia-based Brien Holden Vision Institute benefited thousands of people in the Tan Thanh and Chau Duc districts of southern Ba Ria-Vung Tau province.
At 8:00 pm on December 16, rescue forces made contact with trapped workers in the Da Dang-Dachomo hydropower plant tunnel collapse in the Central Highlands province of Lam Dong.
The Ebola emergency operations centre (EOC) under the Health Ministry held a meeting on October 19 in a bid to early address Ebola prevention measures concerning Vietnamese current situation.